West Engineering Milling & Turning Artisan

By | March 23, 2021

West Engineering Milling & Turning Artisan

West Engineering

Milling & Turning Artisan

  • Permanent
  • Full Time
  • Market Related
  • EE/AA, Non EE/AA
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A well-established Engineering Company is looking for an experienced Milling & Turning Artisan to join their dynamic team, based in Olifantsfontein (Gauteng).

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Understanding specifications of the task at hand and the desired result by reading blueprints, mechanical drawings, etc.
  • Prepare and load raw materials and parts onto the machines.
  • Prepare a test run to check if the machines produce outputs according to specifications.
  • Set machines to complete full cycles to fabricate large number of parts.
  • Supervise the machines while they execute the tasks and make any necessary adjustments to produce a better result.
  • Inspect and measure finished products and compare them with requirements to determine if the process has been completed properly.
  • Support and partake in the implementation of quality objectives as per company and departmental strategy.
  • Manufacturing of spare parts.
  • Making changes to parts
  • General Turning and Machining.
  • Preform machine setting and changes when requested.
  • Identify quality issues and reports.
  • Complete all relevant documentation pertaining to maintenance system (MP2, CIP and Job Requests).
  • Updating and control of engineering drawings.
  • Assist with Tooling and new equipment try-outs.
  • Check and maintain machinery daily to ensure functionality.

Desired Experience & Qualification

  • Matric or equivalent
  • Relevant Trade Tested / Qualified Artisan –
    • Millwright
    • Fitter and Turner
    • Tool Jig and Die Maker
  • CNC Programming
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Experience in the following is an absolute must:

  • Proven track record and a minimum of 4 years’ experience with traceable references


  • Experience on HAAS & FANUC CONTROLS
  • Experience on MASTERCAM 2017 and onwards


  • Experience on FANUC CONTROLS
  • Experience on MASTERCAM 2017 and onwards


  • A keen eye for detail and results-driven approach
  • Good communication abilities
  • Must be able to work under pressure and available for breakdowns

Package & Remuneration

Market Related


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West Engineering
16 Main road Olifantsfontein, 1666 Gauteng, South Africa

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